"Don't underestimate European economies, European societies"
German Finance Minister
"Now the really exciting bit, we're passing between the atmosphere and the ring system of Saturn"
Head of Planetary Science, Mullard Space Science Laboratory
"When the first observations became available, then it really changed everything."
Professor of Astrophysics, University College London
"We will stand together in spite of oppression, terrorism"
"It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest"
Witness at Manchester concert blast
"Russia brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process"
Former CIA Director
"The siege has stopped all forms of life in Gaza"
Mohamad Al Saiqaly
Student at Al Azhar University
"One of the main victories that Daech has reaped is to have strongly influenced the Brexit vote"
Terrorism researcher, Ecole Royale Militaire, Brussels
America might be hoping the festive season will usher in better economic news in the New Year, but President-elect Barack Obama is not so
Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek has won a battle to remain leader of his ruling party.
His re-election diminished fears his cabinet could
Part of central Athens has been transformed into a battlefield, as protests over the police shooting of a teenage boy continued into a second
Mecca’s top Imam the Grand Mufti Abdel Aziz has called on Muslims to combat all forms of terrorism.
The declaration is believed to be the first of
Faced with Greece’s worst civil disturbances in years, the government of the Mediterranean nation has urged restraint.
Tons of Irish pork and bacon have been dumped because of Ireland’s pigmeat scare.
The EU has praised Ireland’s prompt recall after dioxin
The people of Ghana are voting in simultaneous presidential and parliamentary elections.
The ballot is seen as important not only for the West
Some two million Muslim pilgrims are making their way to Mount Arafat for the pinnacle of the haj festival.
Worshippers are converging on the
Greece has seen its worst rioting in years after police shot dead a teenage boy — and the disturbances may not be over yet. As several cities count
‘Unwise’ and ‘hurtful’ are just two of the words Chinese state TV has used to describe a meeting between French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Tibet’s
The EU Commission says it welcomes the rapid way in which the Republic of Ireland has acted to withdraw all Irish pork products.
It comes after
Athens and at least five other Greek cities have been hit by riots following the death of a teenager, shot by police.
Shop windows were smashed and
The Irish pork industry has launched an unprecedented recall of all products because of contamination with dioxin.
Early evidence says the
One week into the UN’s Climate Change summit in Poznan, Poland, and current EU president Nicolas Sarkozy has met with nine eastern European nations
Hundreds of gay activists have held a protest demonstration in front of St Peter’s Square in Rome. They’re outraged at the Vatican’s refusal, to
The Italian film about Comorra organised crime in Naples, “Gomorrah”, has won best film and four other top prizes at the European film awards.